Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun lull

2 senses of lull

Sense 1
letup, lull -- (a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished; "there was never a letup in the noise")
       => pause, intermission, break, interruption, suspension -- (a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something)

Sense 2
lull, quiet -- (a period of calm weather; "there was a lull in the storm")
       => calmness -- (an absence of strong winds or rain)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb lull

3 senses of lull

Sense 1
lull -- (calm by deception; "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security")
       => calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still -- (make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear")

Sense 2
lull, calm down -- (become quiet or less intensive; "the fighting lulled for a moment")
       => hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush up -- (cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!")

Sense 3
calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still -- (make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear")
       => comfort, soothe, console, solace -- (give moral or emotional strength to)

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